Places in The Space Coast
Melbourne & Indialantic
South of Cocoa Beach, Hwy A1A stretches along the barrier island 53 miles to Vero Beach, passing plenty of well-signed access to Atlantic beaches, state parks, small pockets of condos and long stretches of emptiness. Indialantic, a blink-and-you-miss-it beach town 16 miles south of Cocoa Beach, isn't expansive, but it sure feels homey.
Canaveral National Seashore
Part of America's national-park system, spectacular Canaveral National Seashore includes 24 miles of undeveloped white-sand beach. Two roads squeeze along a skinny bridge of barrier island, one heading 6 miles south from the small beach town of New Smyrna Beach and another 6 miles north from Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge.
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